Jennifer Mlott is a multi-talented award-winning Vocalist, Choreographer and Dancer from Indianapolis, Indiana. Jennifer is also a three time National Vocal Champion and has appeared on the Nashville, Tennessee TV Show, Nashville Spotlight several times. She will be appearing soon on Nashville's Entertainment Weekly TV Show with Jill Santibenez & T.J. Cates. Jennifer is the 2017 Entertainer of the Year & Vocalist of the Year for the Kentucky Country Music Association. Recently, Jennifer set new records on the Fan Voted Charts being the first Indie Artist to ever hold the #1 position. She held that position for 6 weeks being the first Indie Artist ever to do so.
In December 2017, Jennifer won the Indie Artists Magazine, 2017 Humanitarian of the Year Award. She was also the recipient of 2017 Single of the Year Award on Social Stars Worldwide, as well as 2017 Best Supportive Artist and Best New Member. Jennifer was honored with a 2017 Josie Award Nomination for Artist of the Year in the Pop/Contemporary Category & 3 nominations for The Best of Indy, Nuvo Awards in Best Vocalist, Best Pop & Best Entertainer. Jenn also received a nomination for the Independent Music Awards for 2017 Best Modern Country Vocalist of the Year.
Recently, Jennifer was named as a 4 time Nominee for the 2018 Josie Music Awards capturing nominations for Rising Star of the Year, 2 nominations for Song of the Year and Best Musical Collaboration with Cameron Barton.
Jennifer was also a 2018 Finalist for the prestigious Nashville Universe Rising Star of the Year.
Jennifer is a current member of ISSA, International Singer- Songwriters Association and NACMAI, the North American Country Music Associations International. In her spare time, Jennifer serves as co-host on KDUB HIT COUNTRY Radio with Kevin Williams.
Jennifer spends a lot of her spare time performing and raising awareness with many Charities including the Down Syndrome Foundation, Riley Children's Hospital Team Joey Foundation and Create for the Cure, a gala to raise money for children with cancer.
Jennifer is also an accomplished Tap Teacher and Choreographer. She is extensively trained in tap, jazz, musical theater, contemporary, modern and ballet and has studied with tap dancer greats, Savion Glover, Jimmy Tate, Maurice Chestnut, Ivory Wheeler, Michele Long, and Linda Rees. During her competitive career, Jennifer won numerous awards and titles and was a nine time Dancer of the Year Finalist and is the 2011 Teen National Tap Champion.
She is also the Assistant Director of Extreme Rhythm Project, a pre-professional tap company in Indianapolis created by Michele Long, Jennifer's long time mentor. Jennifer's students have been very successful on the dance competition circuit with her choreography. They have won numerous awards including, Overall Champion, Highest Scoring number in the competition, Most Entertaining, and Choreography Awards.
Jennifer recently joined Hands of Grace Charity & is raising awareness on teen suicide & bullying while raising money for the Shriners Children's Hospital & Texas Children's Hospital. She is also volunteering her time and acting as a mentor and Brand Ambassador for VTC Dance Crew in Uganda, East Africa and A Passion Mentor for Career Skunks. Jennifer loves to entertain and has performed at numerous venues such as the Indy 500 Mini Marathon, Indiana Pacers, Greenwood Summer Concert Series, Down Syndrome Foundation, Indianapolis Indians, Indy Fuel, Naptown Roller Girls, plus numerous festivals, charity events, and concerts.
In October 2016, Jennifer released her first Single, "When You Walked Into My Life". Jennifer released her second single, "Feathers on a Wing" in January 2017. Feathers on a Wing is a tribute to her beloved grandmother who recently passed away. Jennifer just released her latest single, I Can Count on You in July 2017. Jennifer is about to release a project very near & dear to her heart. Different Drummer will be released on June 30th & is a combination of both dance & vocals. Jennifer has also appeared in June 2017 & 2018 during the CMA Fest in Nashville. Stay tuned for the release of Jennifer's first Full length CD, due out by the end of 2018. Also, look for some exciting surprises from this talented performer later this year! Stay Tuned!